3:47 PM EDT, Mon August 31, 2015
Raw Charge Aug 18, 2015

The Swiss League is becoming a landing spot for in-between players

The Swiss Men's professional ice hockey league is becoming something of a destination for in-between players; guys that for whatever reason aren't quite good enough to break into the NHL, but good enough to earn a better opportunity than in the AHL. All too often, players that can't quite cut it in the NHL often find themselves stuck in the AHL making between $75,000 and $150,000 playing professional hockey. For many people, that seems like a pretty nice salary. Yet when you consider that these players  careers don't often last past the age of 30, they need to either save really well to...

NHL Player News

  • 2 Brandon Halverson

    Brandon Halverson

    Traverse City roster announced

  • 1 Valeri Nichushkin

    Valeri Nichushkin

    Player Profile: Valeri Nichushkin one of Dallas Stars' great question marks as he returns from hip surgery

  • 1 Nicklas Backstrom

    Nicklas Backstrom

    The Noon Countdown: Rock 'Em Like a Hurricane

  • 1 Mike Richards

    Mike Richards

    Former Flyers captain Mike Richards arrested for drug possession, could face jail time

  • 1 Evgeny Kuznetsov

    Evgeny Kuznetsov

    Evgeny Kuznetsov hopes to remain with Capitals for ‘my whole career’